Accession Number:

ADA088014

Title:

Accelerated Life Tests and Information.

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.,

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY OPERATIONS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

This is a partly philosophical discussion of the problems of conducting accelerated life test experiments and analyzing data from such experiments. Our objective is to predict life at a specified stress level. The concept of information is presented and its quantification via entropy discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE